Even writers without extensive design or publishing experience find they can publish their own digital books with iBooks Author—and the right training. Start here to learn how to create your own ebooks with this easy-to-use ebook publishing software.
Follow along with Chris Mattia as he assembles a dynamic and engaging ebook for distribution on the iPad and EPUB readers. He includes all the features of a well-designed ebook, including text, images, audio, video, 3D models, and web content, as well as essential navigation tools such as links, bookmarks, and a table of contents. He also shows how leverage built-in templates to produce a beautifully designed and polished ebook without any extra effort, and customize and share your own iBooks templates. The course wraps up with a review of the iBooks EPUB workflow and the iBooks Store publishing process.
Creating a book cover
Creating pages, chapters, and sections
Adding a table of contents and a glossary
Working with templates and placeholder content
Sharing a custom template
Importing text from Pages, Word, or InDesign
Adding objects such as titles, labels, and captions
Adding tables and charts
Working with widgets such as movies, 3D objects, and interactive images
Creating review sections with multiple-choice and matching questions
Adding links and bookmarks
Creating, importing, and exporting EPUBs
Exporting a book as a PDF or text document
Publishing to the iBooks Store